Consulate Information


Office Information

Visa Office

Mon - Fri 9:00 - 12:15, 13:15 - 16:00
Please note: we are currently accepting walk-ins. We are also accepting phone inquiries. For details, please visit Visiting Japan (Visa)



Office Hours

Mon - Fri 9:00 - 12:15, 13:15 - 17:00 (General Office Hours)

ID / Seal

Please bring proper identification—a passport or driver's license. Once you enter the building, present it at the Check-in Desk and tell them that you are visiting the Consulate. Then, take the elevator to the 6th floor.


For general information about VISA, please call JAPAN VISA INFORMATION HOTLINE  1-888-704-4459




Consulate General of Japan in Boston
100 High Street, 6th Floor
Boston, MA 02110



By Public Transportation

100 High Street Building is located at near South Station. South Station is served by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) Red and Silver lines, MBTA local bus lines, MBTA Commuter Rail, Amtrak, and Acela. Several commercial bus companies also serve the adjacent South Station Bzus Terminal.

By Car

From the North & South

Our office is located near the "South Station" exit from I-93 or I-90.  In case of there is no parking lot available at the 100 High Street Building, please seek public parking in the area.

Consulate Holidays 2022


Monday, January 3

New Year's Holiday (Japanese National Holiday)

Monday, January 17

Martin Luther King, Jr's Birthday

Monday, February 21

President's Day

Wednesday, February 23

His Majesty the Emperor's Birthday

Friday, April 15

Good Friday

Monday, April 18

Patriot's Day

Monday, May 30

Memorial Day

Monday, June 20

Holiday in lieu of Juneteenth

Monday, July 4

Independence Day

Thursday, August 11

Mountain Day (Japanese National Holiday)

Monday, September 5

Labor Day

Monday, October 10

Indigenous People's Day

Friday, November 11

Veterans Day

Thursday, November 24

Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 25

Day after Thanksgiving

Monday, December 26

Holiday in lieu of Christmas Day

Thursday, December 29

Year-End Holiday

Friday, December 30 

Year-End Holiday

Honorary Consuls (General)